Rosa ‘Grand Huit’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Hybrid Tea

 

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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza

 

 

English translation by Peter Thompson

 

 

 

Created in France in 1993 by Michel Adam, and known also as ‘Commandant Cousteau’.

Corolla with 24-34 dark red petals, very perfumed. Not suited to cold conditions.

Variety denomination : ADHarman

Parentage :

‘Color Wonder’ × ‘Manou Meilland’

Awards :

1991 - Lyon Rose Trials : Gold Medal

1991 - Nantes Fragrance Award

 

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